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Tense protest at Iowa police station ends in peace as officers, protesters kneel together

USATODAY.com Monday, 1 June 2020
A tense protest ended with a show of peaceful solidarity in Des Moines, Iowa, when police officers and protesters knelt in honor of George Floyd.
 
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The Dallas Police Association president says his officers are ready for whatever happens Monday night when another protest is planned despite a 7:00 p.m. curfew.

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